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The International Centre for Birds of Prey

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Open Now: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Best Bird of Prey Centre

This is the best place by far for you to get close to Birds of Prey. It is set in some beautiful... read more

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Bath, United Kingdom
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Fab place to visit for anyone remotely interested in birds of prey. The birds are amazing, plenty... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Please note we are closed to the public on Thursday 20th July, 2017 for a Royal visit in celebration of our 50th Anniversary. We will be open as usual on Friday 21st July...
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Boulsdon House, Newent GL18 1JJ, England
+44 1531 820286
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the best place by far for you to get close to Birds of Prey. It is set in some beautiful countryside where you can here almost nothing but nature. There are three flying displays every day featuring different birds. Fantastic if you are...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Picturesque setting helping to make a great day out. The site was clean and inviting with friendly, helpful staff. The numerous birds were well cared for and appeared contented. The highlight of the visit were the 3 flying demonstrations. We would have given 5 stars...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fab place to visit for anyone remotely interested in birds of prey. The birds are amazing, plenty of opportunities to take photos of these beautiful creatures. The enclosures and the site are very clean and tidy. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. The flying...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

And friend and I were staying nearby so I suggested we went here as well. A little reluctantly they agreed. Well we got a discount for being 60+. Great start. Friendly receptionist too. We started our amble around the aviaries and were taken by just...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Carlshirley
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots of birds of prey to see. Flying displays amazing, really appreciate the beauty, agility and splendour of these birds....watch your head as some are low flying!! Staff extremely informative and entertaining during the flying displays. Had my two young grandchildren who were in awe...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic way to spend a few hours wandering round looking at all the birds. The birds themselves are beautiful, well looked after, you see the bond they have with all the staff, fantastic displays at set times, the birds all have great personalities, the grounds...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank simon210775
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excelleng setting and bird displays very good, watch your heads when birds come into landing, nice coffee shop too

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Nick R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have visited this beautiful place 3 times in 6 weeks . The staff are friendly detailed bird displays telling you about the breeds , different birds on each display , amazing place to visit young and old , keep up the excellent work

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KarenS8056
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited whilst staying in a cottage near Ludlow and arrived just as the first flying display was starting and stayed all day to watch all the displays as they were all different. The enthusiasm of everyone involved was so good to see and made...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Flyer787104
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an amazing place from start to finish, lots of birds with lots of information, the flying shows are brilliant, the staff are so passionate and it really shows, you can really see they are love the birds, the birds aren’t stupidly worked either which...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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August 13, 2018|
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Response from AnnW2474 | Reviewed this property |
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Margaret M
June 20, 2017|
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Response from zaphod5248 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I took loads of pics while we were on the course. Both of us handling the birds and of the other birds in the centre. A great day ...
Andrew G
April 15, 2017|
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Response from S77pag | Reviewed this property |
No, the proximity to the birds is such that there is too much risk of stress to the birds from dogs they are not familiar with. The staff are dog friendly, if you give them a call they can tell you what help they can offer... More